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Registered Nurse-Triage

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Category: Ambulatory/Outpatient Nursing
Type: Full Time
Schedule: Days

Description:

Department: Patient Outreach - Nurse Triage Department

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Shift: Shift 1

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Workdays/Nights: Days

Location: Orion Building

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Work Type: Full Time

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8:00:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM

Job Summary

Summary:
Lee Physician Group is seeking an experienced RN to join their Patient Outreach Nurse Triage position. This position is located in the Orion Building in Fort Myers.  This is not a work from home position.

Completes a detailed clinical assessment via telephone to identify the urgency and nature of the patients condition and coordinates the appropriate disposition to receive healthcare. Responsible for utilizing the nursing process and Evidence-Based decision support tools. Makes complex decisions based on nursing assessment, effective listening, critical thinking, advanced assessment and communication skills are essential. In addition to patient triage, the RN will facilitate other care delivery and self-care advice as the situation warrants.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Bachelor'sNursingPreferred

Additional Requirements

Graduate of an accredited nursing program. BSN preferred.

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
3 YearsNursingRequired

Additional Requirements

3 years nursing experience in emergency medicine, medical surgical, case management, ICU, urgent care, Outpatient clinics, ambulatory care sites, or physician office experience required. Formal or informal telephone nursing preferred.

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Registered Nurse LicenseRequired

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required
Ambulatory Care Nurse CertificationPreferred

US:FL:Fort Myers